Synopsis:A film that looks at aviation operations and technological developments in aircraft safety.
Shotlist:08:08:06 START Jumbo jet landing at Heathrow. Interiors of airport, TWA aircraft, interiors of Air Traffic Control Tower. Plane taking off from POV cockpit. Graphics to explain air traffic control. Ext. and int. GVs of plane flying.
08:18:11 GVs Civil Aviation Safety Centre, Beirut.
08:19:07 Plane landing at Kabul Airport, Afghanistan. Int. and ext. shots of airport. Local people at market, tribesmen on horseback. Construction of regional airstrips (1969), classroom teaching of English language to Afghan airport workers. Twin Otter aircraft landing at regional airport. CU faces of local afghans. Medical Clinic in operation. Bamiyan Valley, tourists at the Buddha statue. GVs Kabul airport.
08:22:31 GVs airports. GVs of planes. Circuits for landing system. TWA plane landing at Heathrow. GVs planes taking off.